Rainy

Bonus!  I'm taking a quick break from the Japan posts and throwing an extra one out this week.  This is to talk about something near and dear to every Northwesterner's heart: rain. The Pacific Northwest has been pummeled by record rainfall this week, creating rivers in the streets and flooding…

Japan

Alright, folks!  Enough with the teasers, we're finally ready for some real content.  Beginning tomorrow, I'm going to post a day of our trip about twice a week (I don't want to overwhelm anyone with all of it at once!).  Apologies ahead of time: many posts will be somewhat long,…